Found in 129 Collections and/or Records:
Denver Sunday School Association Letter
Collection contains a copy of correspondence dated Feb. 4, 1916 from C.S. Watson and H.E. Barnes to: Sunday School Workers.
Dewey C. Bailey letter to John B. McGauran, January 15, 1923
Bailey responds to recent letter from McGauran and invites him to "drop in sometime by appointment" for "advice" and "appraisal." Letter typed on City and County of Denver Mayor's Office stationery and signed: D.C. Bailey.
E. S. W. Lawrence letter
Part of a letter to a sibling mentions 1882 transit of Venus, also the possibility of acquiring property on Capitol Hill, Denver; newspaper clipping obituary of Jacob Lawrence.
Elmo Scott Watson Letters
Collection contains two letters to Watson concerning Western frontiersman and scout Tom Tobin. Correspondents: O.T. Davis, Alamosa, Colo. and Charles J. Robinson, Fort Garland, Colo.
Eric P. Kelly Correspondence
Reminisces about growing up in Denver, Colo. during 1890s. His father, Edward L. Kelly was a Denver bookseller (Stone & Locke 1891-1895; Kelly & Westling 1895-1899)
F. B. Woodson Letters
Collection contains letter received by Woodson responding to inquiry about dry farming in eastern Colo.; respondents: W.S. Callaway, Vernon, Colo.; E. Loring, Yuma, Colo.; E.A. Mead, Ault, Colo.; Geo. F. Owen, Longmont, Colo.
Flora Clark Gardner Letter to Western History Department, September 26, 1943
Letter from Flora Clark Gardner, Iowa City, Iowa to Western History Department, Denver Public Library requesting information about family member: Mary Hopkins Vandeventer (d. Aug. 13, 1866 Denver, Colo.); encloses copy of letter from James Vandeventer (Aug. 19, 1866) telling about wife Mary's death.
Frank J. Cannon Papers
Collection consists of a 236 page letter press book with index containing copies of correspondence (1899-1904) written by Cannon and secretary, David R. Gill. Correspondence includes thank you notes, responses to political inquiries and fund raising events. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm167).
Frank S. Fair Letter to Opal Murray, April 18, 1941
Collection contains a letter from Frank S. Fair, Spokane, Wash. to Opal Murray, Denver, Colo., April 18, 1841. The letter is a response to letter from Miss Murray (Assistant, Western History Dept., Denver Public Library, regarding Isaac Cooper.
Garcia Saddlery Company Letter
Collection contains original, signed letter by L.F. Garcia to Fred Mueller Saddle & Harness Co., Denver, Colorado.
George W. Ebert Letter to Helena Ebert, March 1, 1891
Friendly letter to the youngest member of the family with advice on growing up. Addressed care of Wm. Ebert.
Harry Faulkner Papers
Diary (1859) of a journey from Kansas City to the Colorado gold fields and information about prospecting. Two letters of E.H.N. Patterson (to whom diary was presented); two unsigned items (letter and reminiscences).
Hilko De Beer Letters to Martha de Beer, July 6, 27 & August 24, 1908
Collection contains three letters from Hilko De Beer, Denver, Colo. to his wife, Martha De Beer, Clear Lake, Iowa; tells of experiences in church work among German Presbyterians in Denver. Letter of Aug. 24, 1908 incomplete.
Horace Tabor letters and stock certificate
The collection contains 2 letters on U.S. Senate stationary sent to Lewis Browne France about Colorado politics (Feb. 12 & 24, 1883); 1 stock certification from the Anaconda Extension Gold Mining Company signed by Horace Tabor (1892).
Irving Wallace Stanton Letters
Chiefly letters from his military, business, and political friends, including Hiram P. Bennet and David H. Moffat.
Isabella L. Bird Letters to Henrietta Bird, October 19-December 4, 1873
Collection contains letters from Isabella L. Bird, Colo. to her sister Henrietta in Scotland concern her Colorado experiences.
Isabella M. Steck Letter to W. Newton
Collection contains a letter from Isabella M. Steck, Denver, Colo. to W. Newton, Denver, Colo.; discusses her father's efforts in liquor laws and women's suffrage.
J. E. Freeman Letter Book
Collection contains a letter book; many letters concern promotion of investment in Gunnison County, Colo. mining claims.
J. R. Elgan Letters and Telegrams
Collection contains two letters and two telegrams to John T. Fitzpatrick, Charleston, Mass. concerning Fitzpatrick's possible employment in Elgan's firm. Also one letter of recommendation.
James Grafton Rogers Papers
Collection contains miscellanea reflecting his various interests: autobiographical data, correspondence, song lyrics (Old Dolores; and, The Santa Fe Trail); an historical sketch: The Cactus Club, its early days.
James H. Seymour letter to John D. Briggs
Letter written on printed sheet showing "Map of the gold region with the routes thereto," table of distances from Omaha City to Cherry Creek, estimate for outfit for four men, provisions and supplies for six months. Concerning Colorado gold rush, writer states "Everything is right at diggings. Latest news very favorable".
James Stevens Williams Papers
Collection contains copies of letters written to family while traveling to Ore.; includes family genealogy and article about trip.
Jean Milne Gower Papers
Collection contains correspondence with Lorene L. Scott (Reference Department, Denver Public Library) concerning bio-bibliographical data for inclusion in Ms. Scott's "Colorado writers" (pub. 1939).
Jerome C. Smiley letter to Irving Hale
Letter to Irving Hale and enclosed pamphlet describing proposed history and informing Hale of his inclusion in the publication. Letter also signed by Earl B. Coe.
John A. Shanstrom Letter
Collection contains a letter requesting property deed corrections for John A. and Peter A. Shanstrom from Nevadaville, Colo. officials.
John D. Strong Letters
Letter to Strong from unidentified correspondent in Boulder, Colo. describes vacation trip in Colorado, with visits to Pueblo, Canon City, Royal Gorge, Salida, Sargents, White Pine, Leadville, Buena Vista, Denver. Written on Brainard's Hotel stationery.
John Hartzell letter to Augusta, June 21, 1859
Collection contains a letter from John Hartzell, Denver City, Kansas Territory to his wife, Augusta; tells wife and family of arriving in Denver on June 8, 1859, having lost two oxen on the road; describes Golden, Colo., camping on the Platte, and prospecting for gold at mines fifty miles away.
John K. Houston letters to George W. Shaw
Houston's letters from various camps and posts in California and New Mexico to George W. Shaw, lawyer in Geneseo, Ill., and friend from boyhood.
John Lucian Savage Papers
Collection contains a photocopy of letter written from China by Savage to friends, Charles and Eve Craig, describes his work in China.
John W. Cooper Letter to W. M. Newton
Collection contains a letter from Cooper to W. M. Newton describing early Denver, locations of businesses and streets circa 1859.